Dr. Jayaprabha Menon

Mohiniyattam Exponent & Choreographer

CHOREOGRAPHIC WORKS

Dr. Jayaprabha Menon

TATVAM- A CLEBRATION OF LIFE

Tatvam is an innovative choreographic production celebrating the cosmic dancer . The dormant energy is triggered and awakened watching the Ananda Nritta.

Concept &Lyrics – Late Padmabhushan Kavalam Narayana Panikker

Dance Choreography-Dr Jayaprabha Menon


GAMANAM

Gamanam is the The Rhythm &Journey of the river. A highly innovative and experimental piece in Mohiniyattam showcasing the potential of the art form within the frame of the art form with elements from Kalaripayettu, Koodiyattam and others using percussions like Mridangam, Madhalam, Chenda, Edakka&Tavil with Sitar and pneumonics of Kerala percussion instruments.


CHANDRAAYANAM

A Special choreography on the journey of the Moon- its affects and influences on the life ,universe. Presented to salute and honour theChandraayan ISRO team at New delhi.

Music Designing – JayaprabhaMenon,

Dance Choreography-JayaprabhaMenon

Presentation –International Academy of Mohiniyattam,New Delhi.


PHILOSOPHY OF UNITY

A single tree no forest;

“A single wave is no ocean;

A single note is no music;

A single hue makes not rainbow;

the rainbow of myriad hues appearing bright in the sky – each jealously guarding its own identity, but answering the glow of the neighboring hue.”

script& Music – KavalamPadmanabhan Choreography – JayaprabhaMenon


LAYA LAHIRI

Layalahiri-Blend of the two major classical art forms, Kathakali and Mohiniyattam.Highlighting the similarities and contrasts of the art forms

Music–KalamandalamManoj,Kottakkaljayan

Choreography-jayaprabhaMenon&KalamanadalamManoj

Presentataion –International Academy of Mohiniyattam,New Delhi.